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Forum: Education and Careers April 20th 2012, 04:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By thisiscourtney
But I want to work with animals

It's always been my dream to work with animals, and I have worked with Animal Humane Societies frequently in the past. I'm transferring to an international American university to be closer to my...
Forum: Depression and Suicide March 19th 2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: Confused about where to go

I go to counseling regularly but my next appointment isn't for about a month because there are no spots available.
Forum: Depression and Suicide March 18th 2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By thisiscourtney
Confused about where to go

In August of last year my mom died from an accidental overdose. My support system consists of my two older sisters in California, my grandparents in Florida, and my dad in Italy. I had planned on...
Forum: Friends and Family December 9th 2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,506
Posted By thisiscourtney
How to treat a friend who has hurt you?

I have major issues with deciding how nice I'll be to someone after they've done something wrong. What usually happens is that after a while, I'll miss them, so I'll forgive them and we'll go on as...
Forum: Friends and Family October 24th 2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 832
Posted By thisiscourtney
My best friend left my birthday party.

There were only a few of us hanging out, as it was pretty early in the night, and my best friend announced she had to go get her phone charger. An hour later she showed back up with another friend....
Forum: Friends and Family October 3rd 2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By thisiscourtney
Friends not getting along.

So my girl friends pretty much hate this guy who was having sex with his ex while we were having sex. I don't think it's a big deal anymore, as I was also fooling around with other people at the...
Forum: Friends and Family September 25th 2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By thisiscourtney
Being the less attractive sister.

Whenever I introduce my friends to my sister, they say, "She's a babe!" or "She's the coolest!" She's tall, thin, and beautiful, and I consider myself pretty, but I'm also short and stocky. I may be...
Forum: Relationships and Dating August 14th 2011, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,290
Posted By thisiscourtney
Would you ever date your best friend's ex-crush?

My best friend and I have both liked the same guy for a while, but I knew her feelings were much stronger, so I let her go for him, but it turns out he likes me. She's assured me she's over him now,...
Forum: Relationships and Dating August 9th 2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1
Non-PG13 (Strong Language): I just want to be friends.
Views: 424
Posted By thisiscourtney
I just want to be friends.

I've posted about this before, but it's still stuck in my mind. Long story short, about a year ago, a good friend/crush asked me out (we were already having sex) and I said no because I didn't want...
Forum: Relationships and Dating May 4th 2011, 02:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 553
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: Should I bring this up?

Thank you. Of course you helped.

But another thing about the note: I know it was from her, but it was on his desk days after it had happened. I'm only worried about the fact that he was keeping...
Forum: Relationships and Dating May 4th 2011, 01:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 553
Posted By thisiscourtney
Should I bring this up?

There's a boy who really wants to date me, and I would love to date him, but one small thing is holding me back: I think he's still into his ex. We were hanging out recently and he wanted to show me...
Forum: Relationships and Dating March 22nd 2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 791
Posted By thisiscourtney
Am I a hypocrite? Should I be mad?

This guy and I have been hooking up for about 3 months, talking for 6. He asked me out from the time we began having sex, but I said no because I wasn't ready for anything serious, even though I...
Forum: Friends and Family March 13th 2011, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 830
Posted By thisiscourtney
Friends don't like other friends.

So this has been getting on my nerves for a while, but just gained a new level of ridiculous when I realized I was planning how to sneak my friend into my dorm room for a sleepover.

My roommate...
Forum: Friends and Family February 13th 2011, 04:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,161
Posted By thisiscourtney
Why I suck at making friends.

So I'm part of this poetry club and last night one of the guys there asked me if I wanted to go to a bonfire at his house. Since I had nothing else to do, I agreed. Another boy who I know only a bit...
Forum: Sex and Puberty October 22nd 2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Female Advice Preferred: Scared My Hymen Won't Break
Views: 6,374
Posted By thisiscourtney
Scared My Hymen Won't Break

For a few years now I've been trying to get tampons in, but they just refuse to go in. If I try to put anything in, I reach the point of tears before I have to stop because of the pain. I've even...
Forum: Depression and Suicide August 28th 2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By thisiscourtney
Are we in a Brave New World?

Ever since an assigned reading of Brave New World, I've had random bouts of extreme depression regarding society's future. I've always been the type to think complex thoughts, but it's taken until...
Forum: General Health August 28th 2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 54,689
Posted By thisiscourtney
Sore Throat from Smoking Weed?

To begin, I don't want anyone preaching to me about the dangers of drug use. Thank you.

So I've heard it's common to get sore throats when you're not accustomed to smoking, but I'm becoming...
Forum: Friends and Family July 9th 2010, 02:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 639
Posted By thisiscourtney
This guy is taking it too far.

I have this friend. We met because he moved in across the street from me and then later became my friend's boyfriend. The problem is that we're his only friends: me and my friend, and she's only...
Forum: Mental Health July 6th 2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By thisiscourtney

I have this fear of vomiting. I read online that emetophobia means someone avoids vomiting at all costs by eating healthy foods, avoiding social outings, anything that has the chance to make someone...
Forum: Relationships and Dating July 5th 2010, 02:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 634
Posted By thisiscourtney
Do You Believe In Love?

Okay, so this is half I-want-to-hear-your-opinion/half rant. This might be confusing because my brain has countless nooks and crannies.

I always act tough, no matter what. I don't know if it's...
Forum: Peer Pressure and Bullying July 2nd 2010, 03:43 AM
Replies: 13
Non-PG13 (Strong Language): So this is what I'm known as.
Views: 1,419
Posted By thisiscourtney
So this is what I'm known as.

I wasn't sure if this should go on Relationship/Dating or here, so...

After years of almost hating myself for not being "normal", I finally realized and told my friends that I'm just not fit for...
Forum: Depression and Suicide June 10th 2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 549
Posted By thisiscourtney
Not looking forward to the future.

I've had depression before, so I feel like I should be able to recognize it when I see it, but now I'm just not sure what's wrong with me. I start college in 2 months, and whenever I think about it,...
Forum: Education and Careers June 2nd 2010, 03:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,325
Posted By thisiscourtney
Going to an Out-Of-State College

I've already gotten into a college in my state and I've paid the fees and everything, despite the fact that my dream was to go to a college across the country. Now I'm having second thoughts. Lately...
Forum: Eating Disorders May 23rd 2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 717
Posted By thisiscourtney
Family isn't making recovery easy.

After finally telling my family that I've had an eating disorder for 4 years (binge-eating/exercise bulimia), I didn't get the reaction I had planned. My mother immediately said, "Okay, inpatient...
Forum: Sport and Fitness May 22nd 2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,365
Posted By thisiscourtney
Too late for dance/gymnastics?

I'm 16, and about a year ago I had a groundbreaking revelation. My parents hate it, my sister supports it if it's "what I really want to do", and my friends laugh at it: I want to be in the circus....
Forum: Friends and Family May 15th 2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 568
Posted By thisiscourtney
Do I have the right to be angry?

Today, I went over to my friend's yard sale where I found a music magazine from a few years back. As I was flipping through it, I came across a poster of my favorite band, that is now broken up....
Forum: Eating Disorders May 2nd 2010, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 630
Posted By thisiscourtney
Has anyone gone to college with an ED?

Each time I search this topic on the internet, it leads to sites saying that EDs are likely to develop in college due to high levels of stress. I'm wondering what that might mean for someone going...
Forum: Depression and Suicide April 17th 2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,521
Posted By thisiscourtney
I've made so many mistakes.

Last year, due to my eating disorder and severe depression, I decided to choose the 3-year accelerated graduation, making this year my last in high school. Also, I was going to school online since...
Forum: Education and Careers April 16th 2010, 01:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By thisiscourtney
10 Days to Decide My Future

I've reached the point where complete enrollment is over in 10 days. If I don't choose a college in the next 10 days, I'll either go to the local community college or take a year off.

The only...
Forum: Depression and Suicide April 5th 2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By thisiscourtney
College has me down.

It's taken me months to pick a college and I finally told myself that my indecisiveness needed to stop. So I chose a school, paid the $400 registration deposit, and now... I don't even know. I chose...
Forum: Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction April 4th 2010, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,242
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: I Need To Finalize Things

Exactly! That's the problem. I can't forget about it unless I finish it.
Forum: Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction April 3rd 2010, 01:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,242
Posted By thisiscourtney
I Need To Finalize Things

I'm not sure if this is the right thread, I'm not even sure if this in an addiction, but I constantly feel the need to finish things. For example, I began posting chapters of a story I was writing on...
Forum: Education and Careers March 26th 2010, 06:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 447
Posted By thisiscourtney
Options, options...

I have seven weeks of school left until I graduate and by May 1st the colleges I've applied to require an assured, "Yes." I applied to a university an hour away from home and another across the...
Forum: Eating Disorders March 21st 2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,359
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: How to stop binging tips

I think of how I'm going to feel afterwards. I'm going to feel sick, guilty, and as if I've just wasted a day of my life.

I do things that produce emotions opposite to those. I'll experiment...
Forum: Depression and Suicide March 20th 2010, 11:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By thisiscourtney
I thought this was over.

For a few months now, I've been happier than I have in years. I regained contact with old friends, got out of the house more, and had loads of confidence. It's crazy how everything can change within...
Forum: Friends and Family March 19th 2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: It's like living with a circus.

First of all, it seems like your parents simply try to avoid the subject of your brother, but you should push for counseling. It might be difficult, but perhaps you could even get him into the idea...
Forum: Friends and Family March 18th 2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 535
Posted By thisiscourtney
Not pointing fingers or anything, but...

I had no idea where to put this.

For some reason, no matter how many times I try to convince my friends I don't like boys or girls, they continue to set me up with people. Because I usually...
Forum: Friends and Family March 11th 2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By thisiscourtney
The family hates my sleeping schedule.

For a few years now, I've been switching my schedule around. I rarely ever keep the same schedule for more than a few weeks. It's mostly because I'm trying to avoid my mom. She gets drunk at about 4...
Forum: Goals and Ambitions March 7th 2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 33,389
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: what do you want to do before you die?

1. Break a Guinness World Record.
2. Get a tattoo.
3. Start a giant wave in a crowd.
4. Be recognized by a stranger on the street.
5. Converse with a deaf person.
6. Run a marathon.
7. Go...
Forum: Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction March 7th 2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 839
Posted By thisiscourtney
Re: Has anyone else ever dealt with this?

I thought I was the only one! Hah. I'm exactly like that except with people in bands. I seriously bawled my eyes out when one of my favorite bands broke up and for some reason I torture myself by...
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